Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Investigator, Translational Bioinformatics

Cambridge, MA, United States
Apr 23, 2019
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

We are seeking a bioinformatician to join the bioinformatics analysis team at our new site in Cambridge, MA. You will use cutting-edge bioinformatic approaches to integrate and analyze genomic datasets from preclinical studies, clinical samples, and real-world datasets to identify mechanisms of resistance to current oncology and immuno-oncology therapies. You will collaborate with experts in oncology and drug discovery inside and outside of BMS to advance our understanding of resistance to current therapies and develop new approaches to benefit patients.


Execute and provide input on analysis plans to address scientific questions using internal and external datasets (including: RNASeq, Exome and Whole Genome Sequencing, single cell sequencing, high throughput proteomics, multiplex flow cytometry, and immunohistochemistry)

Collaborate with other bioinformaticians, statisticians, biologists and clinicians to implement and execute bioinformatics analysis

Communicate results to key stakeholders and contribute to scientific publications


Ph.D. in bioinformatics, engineering, statistics, molecular biology, genetics, or similar.

Strong publication record

Strong experience in the use of a high-level programming language such as R, MATLAB, Python or Perl for complex data analysis and reproducible research practices

Strong problem-solving and collaboration skills, rigorous and creative thinking

Strong communication, data presentation and visualization skills.

Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.

Capable of establishing strong working relationships across the organization

Background in Oncology/Immuno-Oncology and/or experience working with clinical trial data is a plus